Akums Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd., one of India’s largest Contract Drug Research and Manufacturing Organizations (CRAMS), has won the prestigious Business Leadership Award at the National CSR Summit and Awards by the Indian Achievers Forum.
The company offers exclusive services in the field of commercial drug development from the point of formulation till its market launch. The organization has 13 advanced manufacturing units which collectively are producing 12 per cent of the nation’s drug supply.
“It is a matter of pride for Akums that we have been bestowed upon with such an eminent award that too by an organization as renowned as Indian Achievers Forum. This recognition and subsequent felicitation of our enterprise is going to fuel us to work even harder to keep delivering the best there is in the health industry. I am very excited and am looking forward to the opportunities and repute this award will bring to our organization,” said Sanjeev Jain, director, Akums Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Earlier this year, Akums was awarded with the ‘Indian Pharma Leader Award’ by the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Government of India. Moreover, the organization has been featured in 2016 issue of Next Fortune 500.
The National CSR Summit and Awards is organized regularly by the Indian Achievers Forum. The purpose of this award ceremony is to bring people from diverse fields together and give them common platform to share their knowledge, experiences, ideas and thoughts as well as to network. This year’s award ceremony was held at the SILVER OAK, Habitat World, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
The company was set up in 2004 and is producing 12 per cent of India’s current drug supply. They produce all dosage forms: tablets, hard gelatin capsules, soft gelatin capsules, powder in sachets, liquid syrups and suspensions, injections, eye/ear drops, ointments, creams, gels, lotions, Ayurveda and herbal preparations, nutraceutical and cosmetic preparations. – Pharmabiz